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YHA Swanage - Hostel
YHA Swanage - Hostel

Cluny, Cluny Crescent, Swanage BH19 2BS

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4 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Situated by the ocean, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre and Swanage Beach. …

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Town Hall Lodge
Town Hall Lodge

Town Hall Lane, Swanage BH19 1EX

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4.6 out of 5 (8 reviews)

Situated by the sea, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre and Swanage Beach. …

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Railway Cottage
Railway Cottage

26 Victoria Avenue, Swanage BH19 1AP

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4.6 out of 5 (5 reviews)

Situated in Swanage, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Swanage 18 Hole Pitch and Putt and Swanage Beach. …

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Sandhaven Guest House
Sandhaven Guest House

5 Ulwell Road, Swanage BH19 1LE

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4.5 out of 5 (18 reviews)

Situated in Swanage, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Swanage Beach and Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre. …

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Mortons House Hotel
Mortons House Hotel

45 East Street, Wareham BH20 5EE

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4.4 out of 5 (25 reviews)

Situated in Wareham, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Purbeck Mineral and Mining Museum and Corfe Castle. Langton Matraver …

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Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth
Royal Bath Hotel & Spa Bournemouth

Bath Road, Bournemouth BH1 2EW

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3 out of 5 (1,189 reviews)

Situated near the beach, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum, Bournemouth …

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Hampton by Hilton Bournemouth
Hampton by Hilton Bournemouth

Upper Terrace Road, Bournemouth BH2 5NW

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4.4 out of 5 (334 reviews)

Situated near the beach, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Bournemouth Lower Gardens, Bournemouth International Centre …

£58
The Merchant House - B&B
The Merchant House - B&B

10 Strand Street, Poole BH15 1SB

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4.4 out of 5 (70 reviews)

Situated in Poole, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Poole Museum and Poole Harbour. Brownsea Island is 2.1 m …

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Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth West Cliff
Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth West Cliff

7 Durley Chine Road, Bournemouth BH2 5JS

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3.4 out of 5 (425 reviews)

Situated near the beach, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of The Square and Bournemouth International Centre. …

£49
Quay Holidays - Poole Old Town
Quay Holidays - Poole Old Town

41 High Street, Poole BH15 1EG

3.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Poole, this apartment is within a 10-minute walk of Eileen Soper's Illustrated World and Poole Harbour. Scaplen’s …

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Pocket Guide: Swanage Anvil Point Lighthouse Hotels

Located just two miles from Swanage and situated in the grounds of Durlston Country Park, the Anvil Point Lighthouse is one of Dorset's most unique attractions. Sitting on Anvil Point and built from locally quarried stone, the lighthouse was completed in 1881 and opened by Joseph Chamberlain, father of the soon-to-be Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain. There's plenty of good accommodation not far from the lighthouse, ranging from simple B&Bs and characterful inns, to upmarket lodges and hotels.

A Little Luxury: Hotels near the Anvil Point Lighthouse

Those looking to add a little luxury to their downtime will find that there are more than a few hotels that should meet their needs. The Kings Country Courtyard boasts incredible views of Corfe Castle, the beautiful Swanage Bay, and on a clear day you can see as far as the Isle of Wight. This can be booked for self-catering or as a bed and breakfast, giving you complete control over how you spend your leisure time. The Scott Arms offers equally luxurious accommodation set in a timber-beamed, traditional pub that's practically crackling with character.

B&Bs Worth Tunnelling Into

However, if you'd prefer something more modest, there's a wide selection of mid-range hotels close to the Anvil Point Lighthouse. The fabulously-named 'A Great Escape Guest House' offers high quality accommodation, along with 21st century perks, such as free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. It might even see you whistling the theme-tune to the film of the nearly-but-not-quite-the-same name!

Other Local Attractions

Anvil Point Lighthouse is occasionally open to the public for guided tours. However, in the event that it's closed or still in use, there are plenty of other attractions nearby, such as Corfe Castle and Durlston Castle. The Swanage Railway is only a short distance away, offering the chance to take a trip on a steam train as far as Norden. On a hot day, the idyllic seclusion of Lulworth Cove is ideal for those travelling with children; the beach is very safe and even offers opportunities for a spot of idle fossil hunting. You'll find some superb family-friendly hotels nearby, such as The Savoy Hotel in Bournemouth.

The Anvil Point Lighthouse is a fascinating attraction. However, with excellent accommodation in the area, you're free to explore the whole area at your own pace.

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